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Shows like Fleabag: Best Dramedies

The ancient Greeks divided their plays into comedies and tragedies, but the smiling and frowning masks are more extremes of a spectrum than binary variables, and some of the best TV shows of the past two decades, like Fleabag, Atlanta, Succession, and Shameless, find humor in deep pain and poignancy in funny situations.

Apple TV+ Comedies

Let's hope Ted Lasso is an omen of great Apple TV+ comedies to come.

Apple TV+ Drama

Apple is entering the streaming video wars, and with $200 billion of cash on the balance sheet, the company has money to burn--let's hope they spend some of it on high quality dramas.

Shows Like Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Shows You Sing the Next Day

Only sitcoms with songs you're guaranteed to hum the next day have made it on to this list, from 'Flight of the Concords' to 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' - word to the wise, you may want to sing 'I Gave You a UTI' quietly, and in the privacy of your own home.

Shows Like Master of None: Wandering Millennials in NYC

You can't walk down a street in Brooklyn these days without bumping into a mustachioed 20-something with a degree from Emerson that identifies as part of the 'creative class'. Enjoy the urban travails of the Y generation... or should it be the Why generation?

Romantic Drama TV

A round-up of romantic dramas from the bodice-ripping period pieces through steamy supernatural romances.

RomCom TV

If a two hour romantic comedy is too short, these shows provide hours of RomCom binging pleasure.

Shows like Ted Lasso: Optimistic and Kind Comedies

These feel-good series avoid the cynicism, snark and dark comedy prevalent among "prestige" comedies, and instead offer optimism, genuine friendship, kindness, and gentle good humor. This quote from Jim Gavin, the creator of Lodge 49 sums it up the spirit of shows that offer "a joyride, with characters you want to hang out with and with them feel a sense of kindness and optimism in the face of catastrophe."

Shows like Song Exploder: Shows for Aspiring Songwriters

You don't need to get into Berklee College of Music to learn how to write great songs--just watch these shows--well maybe watch these shows and go to Berklee (just to be safe).

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